Doctor Johnson and the fair sex; a study of contrasts, extra-illustrated
- Majority of material found within 1784-1837
Language of Materials
Conditions Governing Access
Extent.25 linear feet (1 volume)
The item number refers to the page number in the published text. The second digit, where necessary, refers to the sheet number of the insertion in cases where more than one item is inserted for a page. When two prints are mounted on the same sheet, they are lettered "a" or "b."
Appearing after Craig's table of contents and index, on pages xvii to xxvii, is a printed master index of inserted material. This was apparently compiled by Adam. The index has separate sections for portraits; views; and illustrations.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
A full inventory spreadsheet was compiled by Marcia Levinson while the set was property of Mary Hyde Eccles. This spreadsheet was expanded and developed into the present guide in 2006.
- Craig, William Henry, 1835- . Doctor Johnson and the fair sex; a study of contrasts, extra-illustrated: Guide.
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